Edgar Arthur Johnson, Sr., 88


Edgar Arthur Johnson, Sr., 88, passed away on Wednesday,
January 14, 2015. He was born July 23, 1926 in Jacksonville, FL to the
late Benjamin & Edith Johnson. Edgar was a veteran and served in the U.S.
Navy and was employed by Perret’s Dairy, Merita Bakery, Gulf Life
Insurance and a courier for Bank of America. He was predeceased by his
wife of 40 years, Thelma Harriett Johnson and son, Art Johnson. Survivors
include his daughter, Deborah Lewis (Mike); sisters, Joann Hassenfuss,
Barbara Rouse; grandchildren, Andrea Hutchison (Robert), Stacey Borrero
(Brian Brubeck); great grandchildren, Kynnedy Carter, Tucker Hutchison,
Jacob Hutchison, Tahj Borrero, Ciara Brubeck; many nieces, nephews and
friends. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 16 at 3pm in the
chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, 32218
with Rev. Terry L. Griffis officiating. Interment will follow in Riverside
Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Friday beginning at 2pm
at the funeral home, 714-1110. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to
Community Hospice of N.E. FL.